robert d. whitehorn, son of Joseph W. and Lucy Whitehorn of Sussex Co., Virginia.joseph w. whitehorn was a son of joseph and martha northcross whitehorn, joseph was a son of philemon and susannah simmons whitehorn.philemon was a son of philip and mary whitehorn.philip was the eldest son of John and Mary Whitehorn.John died at Sussex Co., Va. ca 1780.
the children of robert d. whitehorn and minnie slade were:eunice, mabel, minnie, robert, and grace.
census records for the family of robert d. whitehorn:
1870 census:enum as robert whitehorn, 4 yr old son of joseph and lucy whitehorn at petersburg, va.b.va 1890:Name: Robert D Whitehorn Location 2: 209 Chapel Occupation: machinist Year: 1890 City: Norfolk State: VA . 1900 census:enum as robert d. whitehorn, 34 yr old head of household at norfolk, va.m. 11 yrs (ca 1889).machinist.b. va.f/m va. bro wm, mother in law elizabeth slade and bro in law james a. slade also enum in this household. 1910 census:enumerated as richard d. whitehorn, 43 yr old head of household at dist 119, franklin, southampton co., virginia.first marriage/married 21 years (ca 1889).machinist.b. va, f va, m. va.- a j.w. whitehorn aged 73 is enumerated as the father of richard d. whitehorn. 1920 census:enum as r.d. whitehorn, 52 yr old head of household at Norfolk, Va.foreman, iron works.b. va. f/m va